Weather Modification: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources...89-2, on S. 2875, March 21-23, 1966, Field Hearings Rapid City, S. Dak.-April 11, 1966, Albuquerque, N. Max.-April 14, 1966
1966 - 388 pages
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Page 196 - ... d. a program to encourage widespread participation in the development and utilization of atomic energy for peaceful purposes to the maximum extent consistent with the common defense and security and with the health and safety of the public; e.
Page 222 - The nature and object of the intended operation and the person or persons on whose behalf it is to be conducted.
Page 243 - Associates off to a faster start than would otherwise be possible. The Bollay concern is a private organization that has been awarded a contract for precipitation tests on the Colorado River drainage, in Colorado. University of Arizona data should also prove useful to the Institute of Atmospheric Sciences at the South Dakota School of Mines, in Rapid City. Its task is to develop "beneficial weather procedures and techniques in the northern Great Plains area.
Page 102 - I of the Report of the Panel on Weather and Climate Modification of the National Academy of Sciences.
Page 301 - To promote the development, control, conservation, preservation and utilization of the water resources of the reclamation States, to work for the continuation of the services and the coordination of the activities of the presently existing Federal agencies dealing with these water resources...
Page 220 - Commission on legislation, policies, administration, research, and other matters; (2) establish by regulation or order such standards and instructions to govern the possession and use of fissionable and byproduct materials as the Commission may deem necessary or desirable to protect health or to minimize danger from explosions and other hazards to life or property...
Page 219 - Research and development" means (1) theoretical analysis, exploration, or experimentation; or (2) the extension of investigative findings and theories of a scientific or technical nature into practical application for experimental and démonstration purposes. Including the experimental production and testing of models, devices, equipment, materials, and processes.
Page 220 - Represent the State of Illinois in any and all matters pertaining to plans. procedures, or negotiations for interstate compacts.
Page 90 - With each advance in our knowledge of nature, science adds to the already immense power that the social order exerts over human welfare. With each increment in power, the problem of directing its use toward beneficial ends becomes more complex, the consequences of failure more disastrous, and the time for decision...